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Ask Congress and President Obama to Leave a Conservation Legacy ACTION PLEASE
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, ecosystems, overdevelopment, preservation, wildlife, politics, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 153 days ago - advocacy.pewtrusts.org
Today, some of our nationâEUR(TM)s most cherished public lands are at risk from irresponsible energy development and mining, increased vandalism, and other threats to AmericaâEUR(TM)s natural heritage.
SIGN PLEASE! Protect Marin's Hamilton Wetlands From a Development Disaster
Environment  (tags: wetlands preservation, activism, wetlands, overdevelopment, pollution, politics, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 191 days ago - sierra.secure.force.com
A commercial developer is planning to build a massive private sports complex right next to the Hamilton Wetlands Preserve: a model wetland-restoration project on the San Pablo Bay in Novato.
Coastal Dune Lakes: The Threatened âEUR~JewelsâEUR(TM) of Florida
Environment  (tags: overdevelopment, environment, conservation, pollution, protection, politics, habitat, humans, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, destruction, water )

Cal
- 423 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The primary threat to FloridaâEUR(TM)s coastal dune lakes, as in most coastal ecosystems, is human interference. People have built houses along the outfalls, there is runoff from gulf courses located nearby the lakes, and people want to build bigger homes alon
TAKE ACTION NOW! Rockland County NY: Say NO to LEGOLAND in NORTH ROCKLAND
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, ecosystems, overdevelopment, activism, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 423 days ago - change.org
Merlin Entertainment plans to build a 175 acre amusement park in a middle-class residential neighborhood that is surrounded by many family homes, two public schools two public golf courses, town youth soccer and baseball fields, and crowded roadways.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Giveaway of Sacred Apache Land to Resolution Copper Mining
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, ecosystems, overdevelopment, preservation, pollution, protection, wildlife, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 543 days ago - change.org
Oak Flat is a sacred place to the San Carlos Apache. Now Arizona Senators Jeff Flake and John McCain have "snuck" the giveaway of this sacred, public land into the National Defense Authorization Act
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Development Project in Vermont From Destroying Vital Farmland
Environment  (tags: overdevelopment, destruction, environment, protection, nature, habitat, wildlife )

Cal
- 553 days ago - forcechange.com
Known as the Green Mountain Center, this proposed development is near a rural town in the state of Vermont. If approved, construction for Green Mountain Center will destroy 173 acres of farmland, roughly the same area as 17 football fields.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urge Hawaii to Cancel Telescope on Sacred Mauna Kea or Face Tourism Boycott
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, environment, overdevelopment, protecting sacred land, wildlife, world, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 571 days ago - ecoearth.info
A controversial telescope project on the top of the often snow-covered Mauna Kea on the Big Island of Hawai'i would further desecrate land that is sacred to native Hawaiians and is environmentally sensational. There are already 13 telescopes scarring the
Species Loss Linked to Unstable Production of Grassland Ecosystem
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, destruction, ecosystems, flora, fauna, overdevelopment, agriculture, environment, protection )

Cal
- 597 days ago - enn.com
Losing plant species is directly linked to long-term declines in the stable productivity of grasslands, a new study has shown.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Construction of Mines on Undeveloped Forest Land
Environment  (tags: corporate, dishonesty, ethics, miining interests, overdevelopment, protection, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, green, government, politics )

Cal
- 599 days ago - forcechange.com
More than 10,000 acres of MichiganâEUR(TM)s state-owned, public forest land may be sold to Graymont Inc., a Canadian mining company, for land and mineral rights
Scientists Blast Cambodia for Road Proposed Through Protected Forest
Environment  (tags: overdevelopment, habitat loss, wildlife, world, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans, energy, forests )

Cal
- 606 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A group of scientists have expressed 'strong concerns' about mounting threats to wilderness and wildlife in Cambodia.
Cambodia: Local People Risk Everything to Defend National Park Sold Off to Highest Bidders
Environment  (tags: indigneous rightsk, greed, corporate greed, palm oil, overdevelopment, destruction, environment, ecosystems, world, protection, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, government )

Cal
- 610 days ago - theecologist.org
Botum Sakor National Park is being sold off piecemeal to developers for logging, plantations, casinos and hotels. Now local communities are defending themselves and their land.
TAKE ACTION NOW! MALAYSIA: Prevent Road Development From Harming Animals
Environment  (tags: wildlife, environment, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, overdevelopment, habitat fragmentationanimals )

Cal
- 610 days ago - forcechange.com
It is estimated that up to 48 percent of mammals native to Southeast Asia may be extinct in the next 85 years. While most of the threat to these species comes from habitat loss and illegal hunting, heavy road development in Southeast Asia, particularly Ma
World's Fragmented Forests Are Deteriorating
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, overdevelopment, deforestation, agriculture encroachiing on forests, wildlife, world, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, protection, green )

Cal
- 623 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The world's forests are fragmented and deteriorating, states a new paper published in Science Advances.
TAKE ACTION NOW! What Kind of Government Would Lobby Banks to Destroy Our Great Barrier Reef?
Environment  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, destruction, mininginterests, overdevelopment, greed, environment, ecosystems, pollution, protection, conservation, water, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 646 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Big international banks have publicly backed out of funding the destruction of the Great Barrier Reef, but now our government is secretly lobbying them to change their minds.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save the Last Undisturbed River in Romanian Carpathians!
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, overdevelopment, greed, destruction, ecosystems, politics, conservation, wildlife, world, protection )

Cal
- 687 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A series of "administrative mistakes" have led to the approval of two hydropower plants, which will irreversibly destroy the river and its valley, within a Natura 2000 site declared for species of fish, crayfish and the European otter
 

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